Various programmes hosted on second day of Kisan mela

Dhar : On the second day of the Kisan mela, technical sessions were conducted with the participation of agriculture scientists came from Indore. The center focus of the programme was on organic agriculture. An agriculture related questionnaire was hosted for the farmers. The Kisan mela was attended by collector Jaishree Kiyawat.

The agriculture scientists asked questions to farmers and the correct answer giving farmers were felicitated on stage. Collector Kiyawat in her speech advised the farmers to adopt the advanced techniques of the farming to uplift the production of the various crops. She said that the farmers should get their soil tested to know about the scarcity of any element if there is any. Organic agriculture related pesticide spraying, and less fertilizers use and increased production were discussed mainly. The special thing about the second day programme was that the successful farmers narrated their experiences. Some of the incidents were related to the foreign trip to inspect the foreign agriculture style.

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